Nazis, a Buddhist statue and meteorites

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A fascinating story to begin the week with. Ernst Schäfer, a zoologist, was sent by the Nazis to Tibet to search for the dawn of the Aryan race and came back with a statue of a Buddhist god, Vaisravana, made out of an extremely hard material, meteorite, some millenium ago.